Tagged with 'Russell Wilson'

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Of Color Rush, Concussion Protocol, and Interceptions

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Of Color Rush, Concussion Protocol, and Interceptions

By Greg Wright I’m certainly glad that the Seahawks played two games in the last seven days, and that they won the second of those in pretty flamboyant fashion. Saves me from having to write a total... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Coming Clean on My Dislike for Certain Star Quarterbacks

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Coming Clean on My Dislike for Certain Star Quarterbacks

By Greg Wright This week I watched A Football Life‘s episode about Hall of Famer QB Steve Young. If you’ve ever followed football, you probably remember that he took San Francisco back to the... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Let’s Rate Performance Based on Expectations, Shall We?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Let’s Rate Performance Based on Expectations, Shall We?

By Greg Wright Through most of my years of primary and secondary education, I was accustomed to seeing report card comments like, “Greg could do better.” Aside from my stellar sixth-grade year,... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Turnovers Redux, and the Best Thing about the Rams

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Turnovers Redux, and the Best Thing about the Rams

By Greg Wright Sadly, the 2016 season has opened yet again with an anemic offensive performance. Gladly, it ended in a win. Sadly, in a development piggybacking on the preseason trend, the Hawks started... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: If You Lose Containment, You Lose the Game

The Elephant in the Locker Room: If You Lose Containment, You Lose the Game

By Greg Wright Early in the week, Colin Cowherd did an amazing takedown of a Minnesota fan who wanted to argue that Sunday’s game came down to mere luck. I wouldn’t have been as vicious as... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: How Upset Were You With Wilson’s Interception?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: How Upset Were You With Wilson’s Interception?

By Greg Wright The setting: six and a half minutes left in the third quarter of a one-sided affair on the road against former arch-nemesis San Francisco. Seattle has pretty much been handing the 49ers... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: My 100% Candid Interview with Pete Carroll

The Elephant in the Locker Room: My 100% Candid Interview with Pete Carroll

By Greg Wright No, I do not have access to Seahawks’ head coach Pete Carroll. And even if I did, no, he would not answer questions as directly and transparently I’d want him to. But if I did,... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Thank Your Lucky Stars It’s Carroll and Wilson

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Thank Your Lucky Stars It’s Carroll and Wilson

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Just How Offensive is the Seahawk Offense?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Just How Offensive is the Seahawk Offense?

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What Know-It-All Analysts Miss About Russell Wilson

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What Know-It-All Analysts Miss About Russell Wilson

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: The Day the Seahawks Got Really Lucky

The Elephant in the Locker Room: The Day the Seahawks Got Really Lucky

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: A Closer Look at the One That Got Away

The Elephant in the Locker Room: A Closer Look at the One That Got Away

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What “Meet Russell Wilson” Is Coming to Mean

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What “Meet Russell Wilson” Is Coming to Mean

After two Super Bowl appearances in a row, everyone’s paying attention… yet even with all the scrutiny, it seems that there’s always some key issue that’s getting glossed over.... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Losing the Super Bowl on a Penalty

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Losing the Super Bowl on a Penalty

By Greg Wright This is a team that never quits, that never gives in. That epitomizes a never-say-die, take-no-prisoners approach to every minute in every game.  That’s what I wrote the day before... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Seahawk Playoff Opponents are Kearsed

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Seahawk Playoff Opponents are Kearsed

Expectations are high, and everyone’s paying attention… But every week it seems like there’s some key issue that’s getting glossed over. It’s the elephant in the locker room,... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Let’s Talk About “The Next Tom Brady”

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Let’s Talk About “The Next Tom Brady”

Yeah, the ‘Hawks are big news. Expectations are high, and everyone’s paying attention… including the national media. But every week it seems like there’s some key issue that’s... [Read more]